Canvas and Stretcher



Canvas and Stretcher

Key Stage 2 and 3 Maths

The Capel's Garden
Explore the rule which tells you whether a pattern of paths can be walked along without going on any path twice through looking at the portrait of the Capel Family.

Children of Charles I

Lining up time
Quite a few portraits show several people standing or sitting in a line. Work out how many different ways this could be done and why the artist chose a certain arrangement.

William Jones

William Jones and Circles
Explore pi in relation to circles and the work of the mathematician William Jones.

William Hogarth

William Hogarth's self-portrait
Explore the
Fibonacci series in relation to balance and proportion in a self-portrait by William Hogarth.